Seborrhoeic Keratosis; A Rare Cause of Conductive Deafness
Dr. Shrinath D Kamath P,
Assistant professor,Department of Otorhinolaryngology,
KS Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte,
Mangalore, Pin-574160, India.
Seborrhoeic keratoses is commonly seen in the head and neck region, but it rarely causes functional impairment. When it is present at the external auditory canal, it can cause conductive hearing loss, which needs to be corrected by excision. We are presenting a successfully treated case of seborrhoeic
keratoses of the external auditory canal with a conductive hearing loss.